Seminars

Seminars

Our seminar programme is intended to foster collaborative links between the CCB and researchers within Australia and internationally. All researchers are welcome to attend.

Seminars take place on Thursday afternoons, 12-1pm in room HB8-18. Seminar conveners are Dr Guillermo Gomez and Associate Professor Susan Branford 

27 June Dr Catherine Carmichael
Acting Group Leader of the Mammalian Functional Genetics Group, Australian Centre for Blood Diseases, Monash University
Aberrant expression of EMT modulators in AML - a model of LSD1 corruption
Host: Hamish Scott
3 July
Wednesday
12pm
Dr Eleonora Leucci
Laboratory for RNA Cancer Biology, LKI Leuven Cancer Institute, KU Leuven-University of Leuven, Belgium
LncRNAs and Cancer: Lost in Translation
Host: Greg Goodall
5 July
Friday
12pm
Prof Amparo Acker-Palmer
Institute of Cell Biology and Neuroscience, Buchmann Institute for Molecular Life Sciences, Goethe University Frankfurt; Max-Planck-Fellow, Max Planck Institute for Brain Research
Neurovascular interactions in the CNS
Host: Angel Lopez
11 July Prof Brandon Wainwright
Director of the Institute for Molecular Bioscience, The University of Queensland
Host: Angel Lopez
18 July Prof Andrew Elefanty
Blood Cell Development and Disease, Murdock Children's Hospital, Victoria
Blood worth bottling: Circulating tumour DNA in cancer
Host: Sue Branford
25 July Prof Sarah-Jane Dawson A107
Head, Molecular Biomarkers Program, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre
Blood worth bottling: Circulating tumour DNA in cancer
Host: Sue Branford
1 August A/Prof Tiong Ong
Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School, Singapore
Host: Sue Branford
8 August Prof Ernst Wolvetang
Group leader, Stem Cell Engineering Group, Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology, The University of Queensland
Human stem cell based functional neuro-genomics
Host: Guillermo Gomez
15 August Dr Jennifer Zenker
Australian Regenerative Medicine Institute (ARMI), Monash University
Live imaging of microtubule remodelling controlling early mammalian development
Host: Natasha Harvey
26 August
Monday
12pm
A/Prof Michael Gerner
The University of Washington
Host: Cameron Bastow
5 September A/Prof Alex Swarbrick
Head, The Tumour Progression Laboratory, Garvan Institute of Medical Research
Host: Sue Branford
19 September Dr Alex Combes
Team Leader, Kidney Development, Murdoch Children's Research Institute
Investigating kidney development to understand disease and guide renal regeneration
Host: Guillermo Gomez